Upcoming Events

Advising Questions?

06/14/2022 08:00 AM

Contact us at asian@fiu.edu with your questions and we will set up a Zoom meeting upon request.

Southern Japan Seminar 2023 | After the Abe Assassination: Tracking Religion in Japan

02/02/2023 06:00 PM

Join us in this year’s Southern Japan Seminar on Thursday, February 2, 2023, from 6:00-7:00 pm (EST). Dr. Levi McLaughlin (North Carolina State University) will discuss the turmoil following the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. In this talk, he will contextualize popular and political reactions to revelations about the UC and its connections to lawmakers as he surveys how religions and religion-connected activists in Japan exert a decisive impact on politics.

Lunar New Year 2023

02/11/2023 05:00 PM

Join us at the 2023 Lunar New Year festivities! This will be the Year of the Rabbit. The event will be held on February 11, 2023, at 5:00 PM (EST) in the GC Ballrooms. Click here to see the flyer.

Latest News

FIU's Asian Student Union


Check out the latest newsletter created by FIU's Asian Student Union (ASU). Click here to learn more about this student organization and how to get connected!

2022 AFTJ Bento Contest Results!


The Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ) held the Fifth Annual AFTJ Bento Contest, and 16 creative bento were submitted this year. The purpose of this bento contest is to celebrate Japan’s cool food culture and give students an opportunity to design their own decorated bento in a food container. We are proud to announce that the 1st place was awarded to Ms. Stephania Marquez. Congratulations!

New Undergraduate Certificate in Korean Studies! Available Fall 2023


This new certificate program offers an 18-credit sequence of courses and is intended to provide students with a rich learning experience in Korean Studies to learn more about this increasingly important region of the world and to enhance the student’s career competitiveness upon graduation. The program provides a multidisciplinary approach focusing on Korean cultural studies while covering topics in history, geography, politics, religion, sociology/anthropology, and international relations.

Contact Us

Asian Studies Program
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
SIPA Building, Room 512
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305-348-1914
Email: asian@fiu.edu
Director's Page Undergraduate Courses
Graduate Courses
Asian Studies Newsletter
Asian Studies Alumni & Friends Alumni Survey

IGFind us on Facebook